dvd+rw-booktype - format DVD+-RW/-RAM disk with a logical format
2. SYNOPSIS ▲
dvd+rw-booktype [-dvd-rom-spec | -dvd+rw-spec | -dvd+r-spec | -inq] [ -media | -unit| -unit+rw | -unit+r] /dev/dvd
3. DESCRIPTION ▲
dvd+rw-booktype command formats dvd disk in the specified dvd drive (e.g. /dev/dvd) with a specified logical format.
You can't expect this utility to work with all recorders.
4. OPTIONS ▲
This is useful for addressing
DVD-ROM compatibility, or playability in legacy units.
5. SEE ALSO ▲
Most up-to-date information on dvd+rw-tools is available at http://fy.chalmers.se/~appro/linux/DVD+RW/.
The manpage for genisoimage(8), growisofs(1), dvd+rw-mediainfo(1), dvd+rw-format(1).
6. AUTHOR ▲
dvd+rw-booktype was written by Andy Polyakov <>. This manual page was written by Osamu Aoki <> for the Debian project.